Gloria Tavera is an MD/PhD student at Case Western Reserve University, and was recognized for her work with Universities Allied for Essential Medicines (UAEM) by Forbes 30 Under 30 Healthcare in 2017. UAEM is a global group of university students and academics in 18 countries organizing to ensure that publicly funded medicines and medical innovations are affordable and accessible to the public. Gloria helped establish UAEM and served as President of the Board of Directors.
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Friday, November 10, 2017
Holding Our Institutions Accountable: Lessons from the Medical Student Campaign to Divest from Trump’s Mar-a-Lago
Over the course of the past year, several healthcare-related organizations have decided to stop holding fundraisers at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort. Some of them had held annual events at Mar-a-Lago for decades, but given the president’s consistent escalation of racist, sexist, and transphobic...